Definition of Melanochroite. Meaning of Melanochroite. Synonyms of Melanochroite

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Definition of Melanochroite

Melanochroite Mel`a*no*chro"ite, n. [See Melanochroic.] (Min.) A mineral of a red, or brownish or yellowish red color. It is a chromate of lead; -- called also ph[oe]nicocroite.

Meaning of Melanochroite from wikipedia

- Phoenicochroite, also known as melanochroite, is a lead chromate mineral with formula Pb2OCrO4. It forms striking orange red crystals. It was first discovered...